February 26, 2009
Apidra SoloSTAR insulin pen approvedThe FDA has approved Apidra SoloSTAR (insulin glulisine [rDNA origin] injection, from sanofi-aventis), a prefilled disposable pen containing Apidra. Apidra SoloSTAR makes administration of insulin more convenient for patients with insulin regimens that require rapid-acting Apidra. It is expected to be available in pharmacies this year.
Apidra is indicated to improve glycemic control in adults and children ≥4 years of age with type 1 diabetes or adults with type 2 diabetes.
For more information call (800) 633-1610 or visit www.Apidra.com.